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+ Kansas City Royals Status: Active (MLB)


Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts48Walks66Hittable45SO/BB64vsPower45Hitting28Durability71Team.494Ratings ExplainedBuy
Biography Data
Positions: P-426
Proper Name: Jason Aaron Hammel
Born: September 2, 1982 (35.100)
Place Greenville, South Carolina
Height/Weight: 6-6 / 200 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: South Kitsap (Port Orchard,WA)
College: Treasure Valley Community College
Drafted: 2002 -- 10th round (284th overall) by Tampa Bay Rays (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:April 11,2006 (23.221)
Service Time:9.153 (2016)
TBC Player ID:21774
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-02-07 - Kansas City Royals - Signed to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($14m) 5--9 Mutual option for 2019 at $12m with $2m buyout More
Prospect Ranks:[2006]MLB #79 TBA #3 [2005]TBA #4
Recent Contract:Signed to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($14m) 5--9 Mutual option for 2019 at $12m with $2m buyout by Kansas City Royals (2017-02-07)
Organizations:TBA, COL, BAL, OAK, CHN, KCA
Signed by:Paul Kirsch
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (34.00%) -- Slider (27.44%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (22.88%) -- Curveball (9.90%) -- Changeup (5.78%)
Fastball Velocity: [2017] - 92.17 - [2016] - 91.97 - [2015] - 92.21 - [2014] - 92.4 - [2013] - 92.69 - [2012] - 93.46 - [2011] - 92.85 - [2010] - 93.06


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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-02-07Kansas City RoyalsSPActive-MLBKansas City RoyalsMLBSigned to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($14m) 5--9 Mutual option for 2019 at $12m with $2m buyout40man
    2016
    2016-11-04SPFAMLBGranted free agency (Team option declined)---
    2016-08-09Chicago CubsSPActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBReinstated from bereavement list40man
    2016-08-03Chicago CubsSPBChicago CubsMLBPlaced on bereavement list40man
    2014
    2014-12-13Chicago CubsSPActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBSigned to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($18m) Option year for 2017 $10m40man
    2014-10-31SPFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2014-07-04Oakland AthleticsSPActive-MLBOakland AthleticsMLBTraded from Cubs with Jeff Samardzija to Athletics for Addison Rusell, Billy McKinney, Dan Straily and PTBNL40man
    2014-02-13Chicago CubsSPActive-MLBChicago CubsMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($6m)40man
    2013
    2013-10-31SPFAMLBDeclared free agency---
    2013-09-05Baltimore OriolesSPActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2013-09-04Baltimore OriolesSPDL-15AberdeenA-Assigned to Aberdeen (A-) for rehab40man
    2013-08-30Baltimore OriolesSPDL-15BowieAAAssigned to Bowie (AA) for rehab40man
    2013-07-31Baltimore OriolesSPDL-15Baltimore OriolesMLBDL-15 Right forearm tenderness [Discomfort began in spring training]40man
    2013-02-10Baltimore OriolesSPActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($6.75m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2012
    2012-09-06Baltimore OriolesSPActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLBActivated from DL40man
    2012-07-15Baltimore OriolesSPDL-15Baltimore OriolesMLBDL-15 Athroscopic surgery on right knee40man
    2012-05-04Baltimore OriolesSPActive-MLBBaltimore OriolesMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Traded by Rockies with Matt Lindstrom to Orioles for Jeremy Guthrie
    signed
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Tampa Bay Rays in 10th round (284th overall) of 2002 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Tampa Bay Rays in 19th round (559th overall) of 2001 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Seattle Mariners in 23rd round (686th overall) of 2000 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2017Kansas City Royals$ 5,000,0002481373$ 535,000$ 3,582,2712017-02-07 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2017-2018 ($14m) 5--9 Mutual option for 2019 at $12m with $2m buyout
    2016Chicago Cubs$ 9,000,000130886$ 507,500$ 3,498,245
    2015Chicago Cubs$ 9,000,000134785$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014Chicago Cubs$ 6,000,000183280$ 500,000$ 3,256,4972014-12-13 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($18m) Option year for 2017 $10m
    2014-02-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($6m)
    2014Oakland Athletics$ 6,000,000183780$ 500,000$ 3,256,4972014-12-13 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2015-2016 ($18m) Option year for 2017 $10m
    2014-02-13 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($6m)
    2013Baltimore Orioles$ 6,750,000150684$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-02-10 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($6.75m) Avoiding arbitration
    2012Baltimore Orioles$ 4,750,000199978$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011Colorado Rockies$ 3,000,0002611170$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010Colorado Rockies$ 1,900,0003401363$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009Colorado Rockies$ 400,000724380$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008Tampa Bay Rays$ 396,3006682826$ 390,000$ 2,696,252
    2007Tampa Bay Rays$ 380,000737390$ 380,000$ 2,459,737
    2006Tampa Bay Rays$ 327,000742440$ 327,000$ 2,365,072

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